Thomas Jefferson Papers

John B. Smyth (for William Duane) to Thomas Jefferson, 2 February 1816

From John B. Smyth (for William Duane)

Aurora Office Philada 2d Feby 1816


At head you will be pleased to find your account which I hope may be found correct—if so would be very much obliged to you for a remittance of the amount; I should not have taken the liberty of sending it on so early but am much in want of money.

Yours very respectfully
John B Smyth
for William Duane.

RC (DLC); subjoined to enclosure; dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Thomas Jefferson Esqr Monticello Virginia” by “(Mail)”; franked; postmarked; endorsed by TJ as a letter from Duane received 9 Feb. 1816 and so recorded in SJL. Enclosed in TJ to Joseph Milligan, 11 Feb. 1816.

Index Entries

  • Duane, William; letters from search
  • Duane, William; TJ’s account with search
  • Jefferson, Thomas; Business & Financial Affairs; account with W. Duane search
  • Smyth, John B.; as clerk for W. Duane search
  • Smyth, John B.; letter from search